Top 10 Best Benchtop Spindle Sanders

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These Are Some Of The Highest Rated Benchtop Spindle Sanders Available Today
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2. Shop Fox W1831 Spindle Sander

  • (114 Points)
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That's all I can ask at this price point. Did not power on when it arrived. Sand here, sand there, sand everywhere. Dust collection is very effective. I am just making knife handles now.

The truth is that the WEN 6510T was the Benchtop Spindle Sanders that we graded the highest. With that said, there are several other superb selections when it comes down to Benchtop Spindle Sanders. We have the best of them in this article.

Shop Fox is yet another major producer of Spindle Sanders. They produce the tool next up on our lineup. Shop Fox's Spindle Sanders are no exception. I was eager to try the model W1831 and I was not let down!

This Spindle Sander is merely $163.28. That is a fantastic deal for a high quality Spindle Sander like the W1831 by Shop Fox. The Shop Fox W1831 is truly a sound option. Of you are unsure about our top choice, I'd advise to choose this Spindle Sander.

Full Shop Fox W1831 Review

Shop Fox W1831 Features

1/2 Horsepower Permanent Magnet Motor, 120-Volt, Single Phase, CSA Certified

Table Size: 11-1/2-Inch W x 15-Inch L x 1-5/16 H

Sanding Drum Diameter: 3/4", 1", 1-1/2", 2" and 3"; Sanding Drum Length 4-1/2-Inch

Sanding Sleeves: 1/2", 3/4", 1", 1-1/2", 2" and 3" (1/2" sleeve fits directly on the spindle)

Weighs 30-Pound

The 6524 by WEN and the Jet 708404 are worth a look also. Both these tool manufactures are regarded as some of the top makers of superior Spindle Sanders. Both tools are highly rated also. Customers awarded the 6524 an rating on average of 4.1/5 stars. You can liken that to the Jet 708404 that boasts an average score of 3.6/5 stars.

The WEN 6524 has a couple of features you might not experience on other similar Spindle Sanders. One example is Features 1/2 inch, 3/4 inch, 1 inch, 1-1/2 inch and 2 inch sanding drum sizes and one 4 x 24 inch belt. The 708404 by Jet however, is very competitive offering Power Tools and Accessories and even Country of manufacture: Taiwan.

Each of these two options make an exceptional choice for someone whose shopping for Benchtop Spindle Sanders
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3. WEN 6524 Spindle Sander

  • (91 Points)

That's all I can ask at this price point. It is a compact unit with BIG features. It is my go-to sander for jobs both big and small. If you have the time, works on large jobs. Wish I would have bought this long ago.

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4. Jet 708404 Spindle Sander

  • (82 Points)

No damage, packaging can improve. It's a nice sander for the small shop. With a coat of paste wax, it's smooth. Dust collection is very effective. Like one other reviewer mine was packed upside down.

Honorable Mentions

If the Benchtop Spindle Sanders above don't do it for you, here are a few alternative choices that may suit you better. We identified a number of terrific Spindle Sanders during the course of our review. The Spindle Sanders we graded above are the best of the best. Read on however. We rated several additional terrific Benchtop Spindle Sanders.

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5. POWERTEC OS1000 Spindle Sander

  • (58 Points)

I would recommend this unit to anyone. It is a compact unit with BIG features. The sander works efficiently and quickly. If you have the time, works on large jobs. Would highly recommend this product.

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6. Grizzly G0538 Spindle Sander

  • (30 Points)

I bought this and the Grizzly 9 inch band saw. It's a nice sander for the small shop. I removed the link to help reduce confusion. Great customer service from Grizzly. Had to go out and purchase a 30 MM and a 1 1/4 wrench.

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7. POWERTEC OS1400 Spindle Sander

  • (28 Points)

I would recommend this unit to anyone. You may want to get a set of fine. It's a nice addition to my wood shop. The compromises seem to be mainly on the noise front. Would highly recommend this product.

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8. Triton TSPS450 Spindle Sander

  • (27 Points)

Yeah the base is a little flimsy but works awesome. Did not power on when it arrived. With a coat of paste wax, it's smooth. Great customer service from Triton. Had to go out and purchase a 30 MM and a 1 1/4 wrench.

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9. Delta 31-483 Spindle Sander

  • (26 Points)

On my unit one of the feet is bent upwards a little. I'd highly recommend this unit. It's a nice addition to my wood shop. Great customer service from Delta. Had to go out and purchase a 30 MM and a 1 1/4 wrench.

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10. Grizzly G1071 Spindle Sander

  • (13 Points)

I would recommend this unit to anyone. It's a nice sander for the small shop. I removed the link to help reduce confusion. Unit arrived as scheduled without damage. Had to go out and purchase a 30 MM and a 1 1/4 wrench.